Orchard Fire @ Whitney Commons
Aug 21 @ 7:30 pm

SHERIDAN — The 2018 Concerts in the Park will continue Tuesday at 7:30 p.m. at Whitney Commons.

The free weekly concerts will take place each Tuesday through Aug. 21.

Next week’s concert will feature Orchard Fire from Nashville, Tennessee.

The concerts are free and open to the public.

For more information, contact David Kuzara at


‘Interacting with Art’
Aug 23 @ 10:00 am – 12:00 pm

SHERIDAN — Expressions Art Gallery and Framing will host another round of “Interacting with Art” Thursday. From 10 a.m. to noon, Paulette Kucera and Rebecca Rousseau will be on site. From noon to 2 p.m., Sam Iddings will be at the gallery. For more information about the artists, exhibitions or receptions, contact Wanda Kerns at (307) 673-2878 or

Expressions Art Gallery and Framing is located at 645 Broadway St.

Elks Youth Rodeo @ Sheridan County Fairgrounds
Aug 25 – Aug 26 all-day

SHERIDAN — The annual Elks Youth Rodeo will take place Saturday and Sunday at the Sheridan County Fairgrounds.

The rodeo is open to competitors ages 17 and younger.

There will be all-around awards as well as prizes including college scholarships, event buckles, saddles, day money and more.

Special awards will be given for competitors age 6 and younger.

Events will include pole bending, barrel racing, goat tail tying, break-away roping, team roping, steer roping and more.

Concessions will be available at the fairgrounds.

For more information see

The Sheridan County Fairgrounds is located at 1753 Victoria St.

Open house, fly-in @ The airport
Aug 25 @ 8:00 am – 2:00 pm

SHERIDAN — The Sheridan County Airport will host an open house and fly-in Saturday from 8 a.m. to 2 p.m.

The event will include free rides for children, static airplane displays, tethered hot air balloon rides, food vendors and more.

For more information, contact Tammy Belus at (307) 763-2960.

The airport is located at 908 W. Brundage Lane.

‘Wildlife, Pattern and Identity’ @ The Ucross Art Gallery
Aug 25 @ 3:00 pm – 5:00 pm

SHERIDAN — The Ucross Foundation will host a reception for the show “Wildlife, Pattern and Identity” Saturday from 3-5 p.m.

The exhibit features contemporary Native American work from the collections of Jordan D. Schnitzer and his family foundation. The event will include a reading by acclaimed Native American poet Sherwin Bitsui (Navajo), who will be a writer-in-residence at Ucross. 

Refreshments will be provided. The event is free and open to the public.

The Ucross Art Gallery is located at 30 Big Red Lane in Clearmont.

Story library to host book discussion
Aug 25 @ 6:30 pm – 8:30 pm

SHERIDAN — The Story Branch Library will host a book discussion Saturday from 6:30-8:30 p.m.

The discussion will focus on “The Unlikely Pilgrimage of Harold Frye” by Rachel Joyce. 

For more information, call (307) 674-8585, ext. 129. 

The event is free and open to the public.

The Story Branch Library is located at 20 N. Piney Road in Story.

Fundraiser to benefit People Assistance Food Bank @ Luminous Brewhouse
Aug 25 @ 7:30 pm – 10:30 pm

SHERIDAN — A fundraiser planned for Saturday from 7:30-10:30 p.m. at Luminous Brewhouse will benefit the People Assistance Food Bank.

The band Cruisin’ will perform at the brewery. For every pint sold, $1 will benefit the food bank.

Luminous Brewhouse is located at 504 Broadway St.

dementia education @ Sheridan Memorial Hospital downtown location
Aug 28 @ 11:30 am – 1:00 pm

SHERIDAN — The Big Horn Mountain Chapter of the Society for Human Resource Management will host its next meeting Aug. 28 from 11:30 a.m. to 1 p.m. at the Sheridan Memorial Hospital downtown location. The cost for the luncheon is $13 for SHRM members and $15 for non-SHRM members. Cash, check and cards are all accepted.  The program for the meeting is titled “Dementia Education and Training for the Workforce” presented by Kay Wallick from Dementia Friendly Wyoming. Those planning to attend are asked to park in the west lot across from the building and should RSVP to Heather Doke at by noon Aug. 23. The SMH downtown office is located at 61 S. Gould St.